One player in the transfer portal is starting to draw a lot of interest from teams around the B1G.

The player is Ricky Council IV, a 6-foot-6 guard who has spent 2 seasons at Wichita State. Council entered the transfer portal Thursday and is also testing the NBA Draft to explore all his options.

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It did not take long for a number of teams to express interest in Council via the portal. According to Dushawn London with 247 Sports, a lengthy list has contacted Council, including Ohio State, Illinois and Maryland out of the B1G.

Arkansas, NC State, LSU and Iowa State are some of the other programs interested.

Council averaged 26.6 minutes played during the 2021-22 season across 28 games played (7 starts). He finished second on the Shockers with 12 points a game and also averaged 5.4 rebounds, 1.6 assists and 1.1 steals while shooting 44% from the field.